IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: hamamelose kinase

Reaction: ATP + D-hamamelose = ADP + D-hamamelose 2'-phosphate

Other name(s): hamamelose kinase (phosphorylating); hamamelosekinase (ATP: hamamelose 2'-phosphotransferase); ATP/hamamelose 2'-phosphotransferase

Systematic name: ATP:D-hamamelose 2'-phosphotransferase

Comments: Also acts, more slowly, on D-hamamelitol.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 74506-53-9


1. Beck, E., Wieczorek, J. and Reinecke, W. Purification and properties of hamamelosekinase. Eur. J. Biochem. 107 (1980) 485-489. [PMID: 6249593]

[EC created 1983]

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